Science News Archive - November 28, 2009
Prized for their impressive antlers, red deer have been caught in the hunters' sights for generations, but a deer's antlers are much more than decorative.
Word of the Day
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.